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Summer Market Information

 

Preamble

Baw Baw Arts Alliance Inc. (hereinafter known as Bbaa) runs the Warragul Arts Market. Bbaa is a volunteer organisation.

The Arts Market is a free cultural event where visitors can view and experience what the local arts community has to offer. Artists showcase their unique handmade art works including painting, printmaking, illustrations, sculpture, ceramics, mosaics, photography, woodwork, furniture, fibre work, knitting, metalwork, handmade jewellery and clothing.

Visitors can also view demonstrating artists, live music and performers as well as participate in hands on creative arts activities. The market is a unique experience that brings the creative to the community. It provides an opportunity for people to talk directly with artists about their work. It offers a venue for artists to build networks, collaborate with other artists, and to be part of an active creative community.

Waragul Arts Market is on the third Saturday of each month from 8.30am - 1.00pm. (October  March) at Civic Park, Albert Street, Warragul. There are up to 50 arts stall holders each month.  Civic Park is grassed and has shady trees.  There is access to the Civic Park toilets, BBQ and playground . The Warragul Arts Market, which is run in conjunction with the Warragul Farmers market , has many hundreds of people attending, who come to shop and experience the festive atmosphere.

Applications for a stall can only be made on-line via the Baw Baw Arts Alliance website.

 

Important Information for Arts Market stallholders

  • Preference will be given to high-quality, authentic artworks and innovative products produced by the stallholder.
  • Applicants must be Bbaa Members. Priority is given to local artists and to unique works.
  • There is a selection committee to ensure quality and diversity of artists stalls.
  • Stall sizes are 3m x 3m.  Line marking spray indicates stall boundaries and numbers. Some sites are under trees and will not accommodate a marquee.
  • Double sites may be booked, subject to availability.
  • After being  accepted, sites are secured by advance payment.

Stall Costs

  • $210 for one season for current Bbaa members
  • $40 for casual stalls.

Payments

Payments are made via the Baw Baw Arts Alliance web site by PayPal, Credit Card or Bank Transfer.  In Bank Deposits may also be made.  
To pay by On-Line Deposit : BSB 633-000 Acc#126093996 Bendigo Bank
To pay by Bank Deposit : BSB 633-108 Acc#126093996 Bendigo Bank

  A unique payment reference/invoice number will be provided and must be used as the reference when making payment.

Timing

Stallholders must comply with the stated timelines for setting up and clearing away (see Terms and Conditions)

Public Liability Insurance (Individual stallholders, performers  and demonstrating artists must be covered by Public Liability Insurance)

All stallholders must be Bbaa members and will be covered by Bbaa P/L insurance only (no product cover).
Those with an ABN will be covered by their own P/L insurance. All applicants must supply proof of insurance cover via a certificate of currency.

For Safety, Cancellations, etc  see the Terms and Conditions document.

for general information see website Arts Market page.

Baw Baw Arts Alliance Inc.    (8/July 2021)
https://bawbawartsalliance.org.au/

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